Spinning their wheels

Major, Meg
October 2006
Progressive Grocer;10/1/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 14, p44
Trade Publication
The article discusses the transportation problem in the produce industry in the U.S. While transportation-related issues rank among the chief concerns of the industry, the collective costs and corresponding challenges of the sector have grown to astronomical proportions. Retail produce officials have seemed largely unaware of the scope of the problems, as well as the ways in which their own decisions, processes, and actions affect the business efficiency of grower-producers and truckers. INSET: PMA plots the route.


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